Please take pictures of your acts of kindness and post them on our church Facebook page or email them to the church office.

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Feed the homeless– We have a large number of homeless people in Alvin, some of which live in National Oak Park and surrounding areas. Take a meal or restaurant gift card to someone less fortunate than we are.

Read to the students at Alvin Methodist Preschool-  Preschool Director Melissa Ward invites you to read to our students. School hours are Mon.-Thurs. from 9-12. If you would like to call ahead of your arrival the preschool number is 281-968-7164.

Visit a nursing home resident– Laurel Court on Mustang Rd. is accepting visitors. You must call ahead and schedule a time. Their number is 281-824-0070.  Feel free to contact any other nursing home of your choosing to see if they are currently accepting visitors. You could also leave a gift for a resident.

Adopt a Senior– The graduating class for Alvin ISD 2021 have a Facebook group page in which you can Adopt a senior from Alvin, Manvel, Shadow Creek, and Rise Academy High Schools. Simply type “Adopt a Senior 2021” into the Facebook Search area as shown below. Choose a student who does not say “ADOPTED”. Give them gifts for college and encouragements for life after High School.

Donate food to Alvin Blessing Box – There are blessing boxes all over town in which people donate non-perishable foods for those who may be hungry in our area. Locations are as follows:  Alvin Church of Christ 1325 S. Johnson Alvin, Grace Episcopal Church 200 W Lang (Box is on Hardie)(refridgerated box at this location), Area Safe and Lock 2004 S Gordon St, Lexi’s Wings 317 W Lang, Kibbe Stockwell Properties 206 S Gordon St, Faith Community Church 620 E. House St.

Send a letter to a Veteran–  Wounded Veteran’s Homes throughout the country:

Richard A Anderson Texas Veteran’s Home
14041 Cottingham Rd.
Houston TX. 77048
Watkins-Logan-Garrison Texas State Veteran's Home
11466 Honor Ln.
Tyler TX. 75708
Lamun Lusk Sanchez Texas Veteran's Home
1809 N. US Hwy 87
Big Spring TX. 79720

Clean out your pantry for Brown Bag Sunday– Fed by Faith ministry will have a food drive here at Alvin Methodist on Sunday May 16th. Brown bags are available now in the church main hallway and in front of the sanctuary.

Participate in Teacher Appreciation Week–  Bring a gift or gift card to a teacher in Alvin Methodist Preschool or any Alvin ISD school the week of May 3rd-6th.

Pay for Someone Else’s Meal –  Ask your waiter to give you someone else’s check to pay or ask to pay for the car behind you while in line at a drive thru. It’s called paying it forward!

Bring a Brown Bag to a Neighbor – Grab an extra brown bag from the church and ask your neighbor if they have any food to donate to the Fed By
Faith Food Drive on Sunday May 16th. Offer to pick it up from them and take it to the church for them.

Donate an Item from Kidz Harbor’ Wish List– Kidz Harbor is a non-profit safe refuge for children in our area who have been removed from their home for whatever reason. They are always in need of extra supplies. A list of needs can be found on their website: kidzharbor.org They are located at 638 Harbor Dr. at Liverpool, TX. 77577

Donate a book to the book boxes around town– Donate a new or gently used  children’s book to the one of book boxes located around town. Two locations are Johnson Street and Sealy St.

Take Water to the Alvin Fire Station–  You can drop off a case of water any week day from 7am-6pm and Tuesdays from 7:30pm-9pm.

Call someone on the prayer list– Below you will find the current prayer list. Call the church office for any phone numbers you may need. Phone numbers are also listed in the back of the church directory.

Members
Stan Bachman, Desiree Saucier/Velasquez, Dorothy Hocott, Dorothy Green, Jerry Talbert, Chris Stanton, Donna Wood, Jack Robinson, Emmit Miller, Bill Blunck, Bonnie Moore, Cindy Gardin, Judy and Bo Braffet, Joyce Sutton,  Bill Erwin
 
Long Term Members
Nancy Lipscomb, Gayle Petersen, Marialynne Coburn, Margret and Bob Rolingson, Joy deJongh, Betty Talbert, Susan Dowd, Gary Church, Tami Jordy, Maedell French, Jennifer Mercer, Rene Ortega, Arlene Squires, Craig and Donna Wood, Betty Ayers, Sharon Gordy, Tyler Whitsitt

Sympathy
Please pray for the family and friends of Jim Bud Ayers, brother of Jane Remington .

Long Term Friends and Family
Andrea Saunders, James Balderas, Barbara Akkerman, Debbie Davidson, Natalie Sleasman, Dayton and Steve Bigley, John & Linda Langley, George Vaughn, Candace, Barbara & Butch Passmore, Angela Watson, Jeff Schulstrom, Jasper Gest, Tamie Triola, Peggy Ging, John Johnson, Cindy Hector, Gigi Canard, Danielle Allison, Mark Boyd, Ralph Meza, Joy Dell Dewitt, Darla Armstrong, Louise Johnson, William Cruise, Mike and Kathy Yeats